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a foot of snow in the upstate new york. the icy snow is a challenge for those who only have a shovel. >> it's been brutal. >> reporter: the storm drops several inches in the northeast and new england making it hard to get out and get around. streets are a problem in west virginia and maryland. this woman skit off the road and hit a mailbox. >> we just lost control. yeah, pretty scary. >> reporter: the weather is part of the same mass av system that crossed the country this week dumping snow from the west coast to the east coast and creating powerful tornadoes in the south. bad weather continues to delay flights in the northeast. that's bad news for holiday travelers trying to head home. brendan frank lip came home for christmas and is waiting to fly back to arizona. >> mercifully it's so far, so good. >> bob akard is from tampa, florida. he spent the holidays with his parents in rochester, new york. he's hoping to get to the airport on time. >> living in tampa isn't all bad at all. >> reporter: the storm is now moving into new england and into canada. forecasters say more snow could
leaders have only hours to reach an agreement. >>> secretary of state hillary clinton is in a new york city hospital this morning being treated for a blood clot related to her concussion earlier this month. >>> and feats of bravery on a frozen lake. a half dozen people fall through a sheet of life while trying to save a man from freezing cold water. captioning funded by cbs >>> this is the "cbs morning news" for monday december 31st 2012. good morning, everybody, on this new year's eve. good to be with you. i'm terrell brown. secretary of state hillary clinton is being treated for a blood clot. doctors found it following a concussion. marlie hall is at presbyterian hospital this morning. good morning. >> reporter: good morning, terrell. mrs. clinton will spend the morning at the hospital as doctors keep her under close watch. they say she'll be under observation for 48 hours. as you mentioned, a blood clot was mentioned after she came in for a routine exam. it was a follow-up actually to a concussion that she suffered earlier this month. now she has been given blo
victoria, my mom and dad and friends in kentucky and new york. happy holidays. happy new year. love you. the enamel starts to wear down. and you can't grow your enamel back. i was quite surprised, as only few as four exposures a day what that can do to you. it's quite a lesson learned. my dentist recommended that i use pronamel. because it helps to strengthen the enamel. he recommended that i use it every time i brush. you feel like there is something that you're doing to help safeguard against the acid erosion. and i believe it's doing a good job. prego?! but bought ragu for years. [ thinking ] wonder what other questionable choices i've made? i choose date number 2! whooo! [ sigh of relief ] [ male announcer ] choose taste. choose prego. [ sigh of relief ] ♪(music playing) ♪(music playing) ♪(music playing) ♪(music playing) ♪(music playing) >>> here's a look at today's forecast in some cities around the country. new york, afternoon clouds, 41. miami, partly sunny, 77. chicago, flurries, 35, dallas, partly sunny, 58, los angeles morning shower, 64. >>> time now for a check of
: noah pozner was described as smart, care, and rambunctious. jack pintd oh loved the new york giants. he was buried in the jersey of his favorite player, wide receiver victor cruz. >> there were stories about jack being in heaven, tossing footballs at the angs and knocking halos -- angels and knocking halos off of their head. everyone got a chuckle. >> reporter: there will be 11 funerals between now and christmas. newtown school officials have set up grief counselors for students still dealing with the tragedy. tarle? >> good to see you. thank you very much. >>> the grim task of telling the parents of 20 young children they would never see their son or daughter again fell to connecticut's governor, dannel malloy. the parents were brought to the town fire house. yesterday an emotional malloy said he didn't think it was right for families to have to wait a long time for the victims to be identified. >> there was a reluctance to tell parents and loved ones that the person that they were waiting for was not going to return and that that had gone on for a period of time, well after there was
their control towers. jobs and revenue that may never come back. john bentley, cbs news, new york. >> winter storms are spreading across the country, a massive storm that created havoc east of the mississippi is now headed to new england. that storm left a trail of power outages in the southeast after dumping some 15 inches of snow. in california, heavy snows continue to pile up. but inside the storm clouds there is a silver lining, as carter evans reports. >> reporter: snow fell again today in california's mountains. the latest in a string of storms that could have a major effect on the state's drought. >> if this trend top storys we'll be looking at excess water, rather than a water shortage. >> reporter: this san francisco meteorologist says the mounting snow pack, already 146% higher than normal, means the state's reservoirs will be in good supply. >> almost like putting water in a bank and then saving it for summertime where we get virtually no rainfalls. >> my gut feeling is this will be a good year for us. >> reporter: he's a water manager in southern california, where part of l. a.'s
and the nra will try to do that. >> reporter: they continue to be met with fierce opposition. new york senator charms schumer today -- charles schumer today said trying to prevent shootings in schools without talking about guns is like talking about lung cancer without talking about cigarettes. >> the company which calls itself the world's largest arm supplier said it sold three and a half years worth of ammunition magazines in just three days. the ar15 is the nation's most popular semiautomatic rifle similar to the models used in the newtown shootings. >>> with time running out to avoid the fiscal cliff, democrats and republicans have left the capital for home. for the majority of the country, that means we are going over that cliff. president obama is in hawaii for christmas with his family. before he left he urged congress to adopt a stopgap measure to prevent taxes from rising on people who make less than 250,000 a year. he also asked for a plan to keep providing benefits to unemployed workers. house speaker john boehner is home in cincinnati. he failed to get members of his own party to s
stevens. >>> secretary of state hillary clinton is spending new years eve in a new york city hospital. mrs. clinton is being treated for a blood clot discovered yesterday. late today doctors said the clot was located between her brain and skull, right behind her right ear. mrs. clinton is making excellent progress. they also predict a full recovery. >>> 2013 arrives in the u.s. in just a matter of hours. the wait is especially exciting and cold for folks in new york city's times square. >>> welcome back, everybody. with less than six hours until 2013, hundreds of thousands of people are in new york's times square for the annual new year's eve celebration. many of them arrived before dawn to get the best spots to watch mayor michael plume berg and the world famous rockettes drop the giant ball at the stroke of midnight. security is very tight. police are checking all bags, plus no alcohol is allowed. if you think it's cold here, windchills are going to make it feel well below freezing tonight in the big apple. police in our area will be out in force looking for drunk drivers. if you've had
taxes and cutting spending but i -- >> i'm going to give you the worst political theater, new york governor andrew cuomo and new york mayor michael bloomberg blaming hurricane sandy on global warming. come on guys! >> he's right. >> you build houses on the shoreline and you're going get flooded whether it's a combination of high tides, storm surge and wind even by a category 1. the weakest category. like sandy. you going to get flooded. you got it pat? >> seems to >>> okay. most underreported story of 2012. pat? >> now the big media went into the tank for barack obama. >> eleanor? >> when you have hundred year storms every couple of years. you've got a problem. the most seriously underreported story is the threat of climate change. >> oh dear. susan? >> federal government rate of the gibson guitar factory. they confiscated the merchandise because a small business took some wood -- that was the incorrect level of thickness. >> interesting. what a loss. >> the worst political theater? how the right turned benghazi tragedy into theater of the absurd. >> are you reading that now? >> i
on the death of a new york man struck by a train after he was pushed onto the tracks. we'll be right back. >>> we have a commuter alert for the beltway in maryland. three right lanes of the inner loop will be closed at kenilworth avenue in greenbelt tonight through friday. the closures are to allow workers to get construction equipment out of there from an ongoing bridge project in greenbelt. >>> the man who took this picture of a new york city man clinging for his life after being pushed into the path of a subway train says he was too far down the platform to save him. the photo sparked a furious ethical debate after it appeared on the front page of the new york post. the freelance photographer maintains he was trying to use his flash to alert the train operator to what was going on when he snapped the photo. he says he was shocked people closer to the victim didn't try to help him in the 22 seconds before he was killed by the oncoming train. police say a 30-year-old street vendor is charged with the man's murder. >>> i'm scott broom. coming up we'll talk about an invasive species that i
and watch. >> randall pinkston, cbs news, new york. >> jeff: back overseas south africa's former president nelson mandela remains in the hospital tonight. and as mark phillips reports 9 entire country is holding its breath. >> when the much respected man seens a the saviour of his country is rushed to the hospital, it's a question of hold the front page. nelson mandela was brought to this military hospital in the capitol pretoria for what is being described as a routine visit, tests, nothing to be alarmed about, the south african government says. but there's no such thing as routine for a 94-year-old man known to be in frail health. and people are worried. >> we are praying that he gets well soon and back strong again soon. and that -- -- that the tests come out positive. >> reporter: normally mandela spends his time at his home village about 500 miles away. this was him at his 94th birthday celebration last july when he seemed physically well if mentally dete time. but now he's in the hospital again, and a security court has been set up. south africa's current president jacob zuna says h
this. it is something that probably i was once afc champions when i was in new york. to be here as long as i have and fighting man it feels good to really you know, finally get over that hump. go in the playoffs and do damage. >> reporter: as the fourth seed the redskins will host seattle right here next sunday at 4:30. rg iii versus russell wilson. can't wait. back to you guys. >> hail to the redskins. >> fedex field and all the bars in and around dc rocking last night. still celebrating the burgundy and gold's big win. >>> coming up, we are going to hear their excitement about finally winning another division title. how are the ludes roads looking beverly? >> for the most part, volume out there. is lit. but we have an ongoing crash investigation near the i-66 interchange. only one lane squeezes by to the left. a complete look at time safer traffic at 6:30, you are watching 9news now. we'll be right back with you i would like to shout out to my husband michael station the at ford meade. i love you and happy holidays. >>> welcome back. this is the place you can always get your weather f
there is breaking news on the condition of secretary of state hillary clinton. >> she's in a new york city hospital this morning being treated for a blood clot. doctors say it's related to a concussion that has kept her out of the office for the past three weeks. margaret brennan is in washington with the latest. margaret, good morning. >> good morning to you. secretary clinton is taking anti-co-ag lands to thin out the blood clots. doctors will report lid monitor her for at least the next 48 hours. >> welcome to the secretary of state. >> secretary of state hillary clinton was admitted to new york presbyterian hospital on sunday after doctors discovered a blood clot during what was termed a follow-up exam to check on her recovery from a recent concussion. clinton's health scare began after she contracted a stomach illness following a whirlwind trip through europe. that virus led to extreme dehydration which caused her to famt and sustain a concussion. according to doctors at george washington university medical hospital, she's been recuperating at home since early december. she also suffered a blo
is this being -- is being hospitalized in new york city. doctors discovered a blood clot during a follow-up exam. the 65-year-old was diagnosed with a concussion after fainting earlier this month. staffers said clinton got dehydrated because of a stomach virus. she is expecting to remain at new york's presbyterian hospital for at least a couple of days so doctors can treat the clots with drugs and monitor her condition. >>> we are 1 hours away from going over the fiscal cliff. lawmakers went home last night without reaching an agreement. harry reid expects to reconvene the senate around 11:00 this morning. he is not giving up on reaching a last minute deal. >> there is still significant distance between the two sides. but negotiations continue. >> reporter: a lot of give and take is going on right now. republicans don't want to see new revenues, in other words democrat tax increases be used for new spending. >>> on meet the press president obama accused republicans of protecting the wealthiest americans from tax hikes. >> reporter: the president has asked his plan, which includes tax hikes, to b
! ♪ ♪ >> reporter: this year marks placido domingo's 45th at new york's metropolitan opera. but he's never been satisfied with just one genre. he's come out with a new pop album featuring duets, including one with his son placido, jr. ♪ ♪ >> reporter: but for all of his success on his own, he's probably best known for some as part of a heavyweight trio with jose car rares are a and luciano pavarotti, the three tenors. ♪ ♪ they were only supposed to do this once during the world cup soccer final in 1990. but the act caught fire. did you have any idea starting off when the three of you got together how huge it would be? >> no. no. never, never. ♪ friends, i've had a few -- >> reporter: the producers made a fortune on that first concert. the tenors, not so much. >> we didn't have any royalties. >> reporter: no royaltys? >> no royalties. they sold over ten million tickets. we don't say for anything so they don't give us anything. ♪ i like to be in america ♪ everything free in america ♪ for a small fee in america >> reporter: we did it because we love vd to be together, you know? als
. clinton is being held at the new york presbyterian hospital. >>> venezuelan president hugo chavez has suffered new complications while undergoing cancer treatment. chavez had surgery in cuba after the cancer returned 18 months ago. but three weeks ago chavez developed a respiratory infection. the vice president left venezuela to visit chavez, and it is a sign things could be going downhill. >>> nine people are dead after a charter bus carrying 40 people ripped through a guardrail and fell several hundred feet down the snowy slope. this happened yesterday morning in eastern oregon. officials say rescue workers were using ropes to help retrieve people from the scene. the bus was on its way to vancouver from las vegas. >>> the father of the gunman who opened fire in the connecticut school has claimed his son's body. a spokesperson for the family says that peter lanza claimed the remains of adam lanza. adam lanza killed 20 first graders and six adults at the sandy hook elementary school after shooting his mother earlier, in her home. >>> well, christmas is over and it is time to start get
and they are concerned about that. reporter marley hall has more now from new york. >> reporter: secretary of state hillary clinton will spend new year's eve in a new york hospital after doctors found a blood clot. the state department issued a statement, saying in the course of a follow-up exam, doctors discovered a blood clot had formed stemming from the concussion she sustained weeks ago. the 65-year-old got her concussion after fainting at home in mid december. the secretary had been battling a stomach virus she contracted during an overseas trip. doctors say the blood clot's location will determine how serious the threat is to her health. >> two possibilities. one is she developed blood clots in her legs as a result of being on bed rest after her concussion. those would commonly be treated with anticoagulants. a second possibility is she developed a subdural hematoma, which means as a result of the blow on her head she broke a small blood vessel on the surface of her brain. >> doctors have prescribed blood thinners and they will keep her in the hospital to see how she responds. >> reporter: cl
. the rolling stones kick off a u.s. tour in new york to celebrate a half century of making music. >>> the australian radio host who pulled a prank on the hospital treating the duchess of cambridge are now speaking out. the djs say they never meant any harm. >> we're so sorry that this has happened to them. >> reporter: radio host mel greg and michael kristin say they're filled with regrets over the royal prank. the pair fought back tears as they talked about the death of the nurse who fell for the hoax. >> we couldn't see this happening. >> reporter: last week the australian djs pretended to be the queen and prince charles when they called the hospital caring for prince william's wife kate. >> oh, hello there. could i please speak to kate please, my granddaughter. >> reporter: nurse jacintha saldanha put the call through to the ward where the duchess was being treated for morning sickness. three days later british police found her body. scotland yard called her death unexplained. many believe she took her own life. >> i think it's a terrible shame. absolute catastrophe. >> report
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on the tragic death of a new york city man whose final moments were captured in that picture. tonight a 30-year-old homeless man faces second-degree charges of murder. davis is accused of shoving that victim following a confrontation. davis has a long record in new york and pennsylvania. police say the victim tried to climb a few feet to safety but got trapped between the train and the platform's edge. what was planned as a birthday party for jazz great dave brubeck is now becoming a memorial tribute. brubeck died today in connecticut one day shy of his 92nd birthday. gotta know that one. take five from the 1959 album time-out. it was the first jazz album to sell a million copies. grammy winner dave brubeck been at the age of 91. >>> a memorial service was held today for kansas city chiefs linebacker jovan belcher. belcher shot his girlfriend saturday morning. the couple add three-month-old daughter together. then he drove to arrowhead stadium where he shot and killed himself. we've posted the 911 calls that belcher's mom made begging belcher to stay alive. >>> today a fairfax county judge made
. >>> also the second time this month, someone has been pushed to their death on new york's subway tracks. the nypd says that it was a woman who pushed the male in front of a queens-bound train as it was pulling into the station. police say they are looking for the suspect. the suspect has been described as a heavyset hispanic woman. seen mumbling to herself just before that deadly push. another man was pushed to his death in front of a new york subway train on december 3rd. >>> a spokesperson says that secretary of state hillary clinton is heading back to work next week. the former first lady has been out of the public eye for the last three weeks while she is recovering from a concussion that she has suffered. the nation's top diplomat says that she intends to resign next month. >>> in michigan, it's a scary dog tail but with a happy ending. an 11-year-old hound named bart slipped into the ice in lake erie. the owner called his brother who also fell in the ice. they both waited in the frigid water for over an hour until rescuers reached them. >> i was talking to him. i was trying the ke
this morning" are covering. >> we have jeff glor from new york joining us now. good morning to you jeff. >> mike, jess good morning guys. happy friday. congressional leaders head back to the white house this afternoon for the meeting with president obama. that i'm sure you've before covering as well this morning. we're going to speak live to senator bob corker and we'll show you what that could mean for the prices you pay at the supermarket. >>> also a fascinating "60 minutes" preview a double agent says he infiltrated al-qaeda and used facebook to help an american terrorist find a wife. very busy friday and i can't wait until it's over mike and jess. see you guys later. >> i understand you've been working a few hours lately jeff. >> see you later guys. >> take care have a great weekend. it is the holiday season and people are going out the o afterpies -- out to parties but don't get behind the wheel if you have been drinking. >> we've been talking all morning about the science behind the field sobrieties test. we had the ride along and great stuff so far this morning. what's up for thi
-year-old jack pinto was described as all boy at his funeral. a huge new york giants' fan whose favorite player, victor cruz, played yesterday with jack's name on his gloves and cleats. jerry rhine holtz was at the funeral. >> the people that spoke, there were little stories about jack being in heaven tossing footballs at the angels and nothinging their halos off of their head and everyone got a chuckle out of that. >> reporter: the one funeral home in newtown will hold 11 funerals between now and christmas. funeral director shauna molloy came from a neighboring town to help out at jack pinto's funeral. did the kids seem to understand what was going on? >> i think some do. you know, i don't know that they can fully -- i mean, they're so little. unfortunately they probably understand more than they should. >> reporter: investigators hoping to understand exactly what happened at sandy hook elementary school now hope to learn more from two staff members who were wounded last friday but are recovering. lieutenant paul vance is with the connecticut state police. >> they will shed a great deal of lig
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back into their residence. erica ferrari is in breezy point, new york, with that story. >> reporter: he doesn't have a job this christmas. super storm sandy destroyed the restaurant where she and her three daughters worked. it also wiped out the first floor of their home in breezy point, new york. >> you just want to be back in your home, even if it's not going to be the same. >> reporter: volunteers from she doesn't have money for right now. >> that's a relief. fabulous they're such kind, thoughtful people. >> reporter: the family won't be back in their house this christmas. they don't expect the work to be complete until the spring. they say knowing others volunteered their time to make their christmas a little brighter is the best gift they could have received. they aren't the only ones getting help from operation blessing. in october, sandy caused billions of damage along the east coast and devastated this waterfront community. volunteers have done more than 300 jobs like this one for the people of breezy point. >> this has been an area so devastatingly affected by the storm, and th
to be in trouble. >>> for the second time this month a man has been pushed to his death in the path of a new york subway train. >> so many crazy people are running the streets. >> an uninvited guest came to a picnic in florida. >> all that -- >> somebody else got the shower on the sidelines. >> jamal crawford who i think should be an all-star this year. coming off the bench. we're dangerous. >>> and all that matters. >> hillary clinton plans to head back to work just in time for the knew year, almost three weeks after being sidelined this morning. >> all that on "cbs this morning." >> if you get angry and show it, you're going to live longer. >> he gives a speech about hitting the debt ceiling. i'd like to see if he comes to a million much less $16.4 trillion. captioning funded by cbs >>> it's friday. welcome to "cbs this morning" th, everybody everybody. i'm jeff glor along with rebecca jarvis. >>> the fiscal cliff is now just four days away. >>> president obama meets with congressional leaders for one last effort before they reach the deadline. major garrett is at the white house. major, good m
. >> it will be, that's right. >>> coming up, for the second time this month new york city cops are on the lookout for somebody who killed somebody by shoving them in front of a moving subway train. >>> but up next, a new york woman is arrested for an alleged charity scam following the newtown school tragedy. >>> the town of newtown, connecticut is saying, thanks so much, but please, no more gifts following the school tragedy. so many people are sending in their tributes, workers can't keep up with all of those packages. instead, folks who want to offer condolences are being asked to help people in their own communities. >>> sandy hook elementary students return to class next week, but in the many time newtown is keeping them occupied with fun activities since the shootings. officials from the town, the school districts, and nonprofit agencies have sponsored pizza parties, field trips, and toy give-aways. and the newtown youth academy is opening its doors to all of the kids in town at no cost. >>> we are now getting a look at a woman federal authorities say used the connecticut school shooting to
talking about and yesterday morning's new york post front page showing a man hanging ontie subway ledge moments before being -- onto a subway ledge moments before being hit and killed by the train. now cops say they believe they've arrested the man who pushed the victim down onto the tracks who was caught tuesday by an off duty cop. the man who took the picture took 49 pictures including the one that made the front page. >> it all happened so fast. i don't know what i could have done more ear than jump onto the tracks -- other than jump onto the tracks and try to save him. but i'm not strong enough to lift a body off the tracks. >> the pictures will likely be used by the prosecutors to build their case against davis. >>> springfield mall as we know it will soon be a thing of the past except for the main anchor stores. the old mall is being demolished. as peggy fox reports, big plans are being put in place. >> reporter: the demolition of springfield mall has been a long time coming. it far outlived its heyday in the 1970s and '80s when it was so fancy prince charles and princess diana p
, but they have found an unlikely protector in a man named eric goode. some of new york city's hottest hotels, restaurants, and bars are owned by eric goode. >> eric goode: hello. i need to say hello to people i haven't said hello to. hi. >> stahl: that's made him rich and comfortable with the glitterati and fashionistas. but behind the scenes, he caters to a far less glamorous clientele-- endangered turtles and tortoises. how did the whole interest, if not obsession, with turtles and tortoises begin? >> goode: as a child at six, >> stahl: at six? >> goode: i was given a small herman's tortoise, and that created a budding interest in the natural world, and in reptiles and snakes and lizards, and in my hard-shelled friends that i just fell in love with. and so it was a progression. >> stahl: it's an obsession that takes him as far from the glitz of the new york scene as imaginable. he wades through swamps, turns over rocks, wrangles exotic snakes and other reptiles, as he searches for his first love. >> goode: what a beautiful tortoise. this is our first psammobates tentorius trimeni. >> stahl
blow. >> it doesn't seem like new york. i feel like we're in a third world country right now. >> reporter: so the governors of two state hit hard by sandy are taking their case to washington. new jersey governor chris christie meeting with white house and capitol hill officials thursday, new york governor andrew cuomo making the trip on monday. combined they are asking for more than $77 billion of federal relief. white house press secretary jay carney said wednesday it's too early to say how much relief money the obama administration will request. he pointed out the administration has already designated more than $2 billion. transportation secretary ray lahood announced 10 million more dollars for new jersey thursday. emily schmidt, washington. >> that just sounds like a drop in the bucket. >>> in case you missed it live, here's a holiday treat we've reheated for you, the lighting of the national christmas tree that took place earlier tonight down on the ellipse right outside the white house. >> four, three, two, one. [ cheering and applause ] >> the free is ball. the presid
walked the red carpet in new york. >> reporter: martin freeman who plays in the hobbit joined his costars at the movie's u.s. premiere in new york. >> i'm looking for someone to share in an adventure. >> reporter: freeman was director peter jackson's first choice to play the hobbit. >> i loved the lord of the rings films. it's a pleasure to be a part of that world. >> reporter: the movie opens december 14. >> government by the people. >> reporter: director stephen spielberg is giving members of the senate a special screening of "lincoln." a long running cbs soap is celebrating a major milestone. >> create new fans. >> reporter: the young and the restless was the top running daytime show for 1,248 weeks in a row. the show goes into its 40th season next year. along with other shows, including the talk, cbs has topped all other networks in daytime television for the last 26 years. rihanna is getting her own reality show called "style to rock." each week the singer will give 12 aspiring designers a chance to dress a-list stars. it debuts next year on the style network. and 34 years after john
gotten started, but first new york and new jersey not the only places still struggling to recover from hurricane sandy, a look at the superstorm's impact in part of maryland up next. >>> this is a 9 news fiscal cliff note. fact, if congress and the white house don't reach an agreement, your pay economic is going to go down. the reason? because the tax withholding in your paycheck will increase. here's the back story. the current payroll tax cut is set to expire december 31st. in dollars and cents this means your payroll tax withholding is going from 4.2% to 6.2%. now why is this happening? many of the policies expiring at the end of the year like the payroll tax cut and emergency unemployment benefits were originally passed on a temporary basis. the thinking was that the economy would be in much better shape by now and the policies could expire without causing a recession. >> you can learn more any time at www.wusa9.com and on 9 news. this has been a 9 news fiscal cliff note. >>> sources tell the associated press president obama will ask the congress for $50 billion in the aftermath of
but that will not cover the $83 billion that new york, new jersey and connecticut are already asking for now. >>> same-sex couples can now apply and receive marriage lrnses in maryland -- licenses in maryland. on the first day yesterday, just a few couples around the state actually went to clerks' offices to pick up listens. they have to wait -- licenses. they have to wait till 12:01 on new year's day. montgomery county's new licenses say party one and party two. prince george's county plans to issue one license for heterosexual couples and another for same-sex couples but prince judge's licenses won't be ready till next week. >>> we're gearing up for a huge weekend of football here at wusa. it starts saturday with the army-navy game at 3:00 p.m. we'll have a complete wrapup at 7:00 on "game on." >> just go get the wings, beer, soda and sit down and have a good weekend. then on sunday you can watch as the skins bring the ravens to tonight at fed ex fields. that is going to be a fantastic game. >>> when we come back, holiday shopping. >> we'll take a look at some food gifts from some local small busine
the year, but it was overnight. literally, on a flight to new york. i landed, and i seemed to be the most talked-about artist in the world that day. >> cooper: what's that moment like? >> adele: i thought it was hilarious. ( laughs ) >> cooper: hilarious? >> adele: i thought it was funny. i wanted to be a singer forever. but it's not really my cup of tea, having the whole world know who you are. >> cooper: it's not your cup of tea? >> adele: no. i find it quite difficult to think that there's, you know, about 20 million people listening to my album that i wrote very selfishly to get over a breakup. i didn't write it being that it's going to be a hit. >> cooper: you really wrote it to... to help you get over something? >> adele: yeah. so the fact that so many people are interested in that, and want to cry to it or want to feel strong to it or whatever, i find really... it's just little old me. >> cooper: there's nothing little about adele's voice or the emotion her songs convey. last year, standing almost motionless center stage, she had london's royal albert hall mesmerized. >> adele: ♪
street and new york avenues in northwest d.c. the driver of that car stopped but then the teen was hit by an suv that kept on going. tonight police are searching for the driver of that tan suv with d.c. tags. ,just ahead on 9news now, a local music legend dies. we'll have a look back at that time career of michael aldridge. >>> coming up, an 11-year-old boy lucky to be alive af >>> welcome back, everybody. former president george h. w. bush is out of intensive care tonight. the 98-year-old bush was moved to a private room at a houston hospital. doctors there say his condition has improved. the elder bush was hospitalized in november for persistent bronchitis-like cough. he had been in icu because of a persistent fever. >>> local bluegrass music legend mike aldridge has died of cancer, just one day shea of his 74th birthday. aldridge was a fanged member of the group the seldom seen. the silver spring resident also toured with performers such as lyle lovett and emmylou harris. we talked to a close friend tonight. >> reporter: the notes could be clear and haunting. the late mike aldridge
driver and passenger suffered minor injuries. all three suspects were arrested. >>> new york city police say a woman pushed a man in front of a subway train killing him, and now they are trying to track that lady down. witnesses say before the train pulled into the station the woman was pacing back and forth on the platform, talking to herself, and as the train rolled in, she pushed that man out in front of it and ran away. the victim was pinned as the train came to a stop. this is the surveillance video. you can see the woman that police believe may be the suspect, running from the scene. geed you indicators all over the nation are still thinking about the newtown tragedy but one state's teachers are doing a lot more than just think. we'll explain later. >>> but up next, chicago reached a bub i couldn't say mail stone -- a dubious milestone. we'll tell you about it after the break. >>> so far this year afghanistan has had fewer troop casualties than chicago has had murders. chicago reached a total of 500 homicides last night when a 40- year-old man was shot in the head while standing ou
've had to do it. they lost in philadelphia in 2008 and in new york in 2010. they don't want to repeat that trend and go home. but players and fans alike know anything is possible in that thanksgiving day game tony romo threw for 441 yards and three second-half touchdowns in a loss. the fact of the matter is, in a smash mouth nfc east battle wearing at stake, anything can happen. >> this is one of the first rivalries you hear about when you join this team. it's a lot of pride behind this game. it will be one of those old- school knock-down drag-outs. the last man standing will feel like he lost, too, probably. >>> we're in day 104 of the nhl lockout. today a new offering to the players association. no word on what the union or individual players think about it. nhl commissioner bill daly said they want to be back on the ice as soon as possible, but 104 days in, -- >> it sure doesn't feel like it. >> no. and if you're wondering about rutgers and virginia tech, rutgers subpoena in the russell athletic bowl. >>> er i will car, how is our stormy forecast? >> we're still watching the approa
back to the d.c. metro earn from new england to new york city, they will have a few problems. make sure they have extra travel time and if they aren't aware of the snow, make sure you give them a head's up. 4 inches around the area. a quick look at snow totals in virginia. as i menned before, the temperatures are dipping. >> thank you, erika. >>> much of the region is under a winter weather advisory because of the snow. central and western maryland got the worst of it. scott broom has been keeping an eye on how highway crews and travelers have been handling things. >> reporter: suffering through heavy bursts of snow today. enough to coat interstate 70 with wheel-grabbing slush. maryland highway crews were put on the clock as early as 2:00 a.m. to meet this storm and fight back with tons of salt. >> going to pittsburgh, pennsylvania. >> reporter: get going reviews from holiday travelers. how do you think maryland's done? >> fantastic. >> yeah, a great job. >> reporter: they are advising advising motorists to avoid travel. some are headed to white tail, which opened friday. >> it looks g
a man to his death in front of a new york city subway train on thursday told them she did so because she hates hindus and muslims. her victim was an immigrant from india. doctors in houston report former president george h.w. bush's condition is improving and that he is no longer in intensive care. mr. bush has been hospitalized since last month with a bronchitis-related cough. this week marks the 150th anniversary of the emancipation proclamation, the document deciding that all slaves were to be forever free. to mark the occasion the document signed by president abraham lincoln goes on display in the national archives in washington. now the weather. the chance of rain in the northeast but it will be sunny in the central plains and the southwest. scattered showers in the pacific northwest. the first few days of 2013 will see colder temperatures across most of the country. >> nothing bad. osgood: ahead, meet jamie foxx. >> i had a neighborhood. everybody was going to chump. it was cool. if somebody pulled a gun, they were trying to shoot a squirrel. >> o >> osgood: natural gas is cheap an
a little bit, too. >>> bargain compromise. cornerstone of every negotiation but is in short supply in new york where the nhl is trying to figure out a way to play. it doesn't look g. there was momentum over the weekend. now gone. players and owners worked into the wee hours. no resolution. early tonight there was a rumor that a deal might be imminent but listen to both sides. that rumor categorically false. >> the characterization that i have just heard transmitted to us that we were close, that reminds me of the last time the union said we were close, and we were a billion dollars apart. >> it looks like, this is not going to be resolved in the immediate future. i hope that turns out to be wrong. but that's certainly what the message is that we have today. >> all right, basketball season upcoming georgetown prep hosting the high school. that's going to be our game of the week. 26,000 voters. we appreciate you. highlights at 11:00 tomorrow night. >>> lady terps opening up acc play. brenda frese turning to the wonder twins. the two combined for 40 points, 20 boards. >>> i love seeing her t
in california. money well spent by the mayor of new york. >> fed chairman bernanke who saved the financial system which is at the core of capitalism. >> beautifully stated. >> jim demint from his move from the senate to the heritage foundation. i want to tell you mr. capitalist. >> with that salary? capitalist of the year mark zuckerman. for his $200 million contribution to columbia university for their institute for the mind and the brain. congratulations, mark. >> here here. >> you didn't mention my contribution to columbia. my school, my alma mater. >> how much did you give them? >> loosen it up, will yeah? get it out of the sock. under the mattress. wherever it is. >> we will be right back with person of the year. >>> okay. here it is. person of the year. pat buchanan. >> mohammed morsy of egypt. he goes from the muslim brotherhood to president of scrimmage to pharoah. he is winning the constitution. he is going to be a formidable power for a long time. >> the 14-year-old girl shot in the head by the taliban because she was an activist in wanting girls to go to school. molalla. she is
th street northwest. i'm a meat eater so i'm loving this. angus steak he's doing. >> angus new york strip. >> excuse me. what are those vegetables? >> we're cooking some cauliflower, an heirloom variety of cauliflower. >> i've never seen that before. >> a cool shade. >> this is one of your feature items at the restaurant. i've been there. great food. >> you're searing this angus. >> it's important to have a hot ban for this. you want to get nice carrization on the beef -- carmelization on the beef. i know it's smoking up your kitchen a little bit. >> that's okay. it smells good. >> the carmelization gives it that depth of flavor. >> guess what's in here? >> that's some butter and cream with a little potatoes holding it together. >> it smells good. are you going to turn that? >> i sure am. >> is it ready to turn? >> it sure is. >> let's see. >> let's see what kind of color we've got going on here. this is going to take about ten minutes to cook all the way around. i like to bring my beef to medium rare. i think you agree with me on that. >> the flavor. >> very important once it comes
halt. concerning some is that the commissioner and union leader are not even in new york with all the parties. that can't be good. bob mckenzie of canada tsm tweeted earlier today no nhl owner in today's negotiations session. some have gone home. the owner player train has left the station. >>> we are officially in basketball season. there are your five games today. go cast your vote online. >>> football good, hockey not so good. >> all right. thanks so much. >>> by the way, president obama is getting ready to speak at the national christmas tree lighting celebration. you can watch it on www.wusa9.com. that's not the president. that was tom vilsack. the president is coming up, though. >> that will be on www.wusa9.com and we'll also have more tonight at 7:00. i6
in first. the skins hold the tie breaker over new york. the redskins maintained their confidence and that has been on display. five straight wins for the burgundy and gold rocketed them to the top but as usual the skins will savor the win against cleveland for just 24 hours because they have two big divisional opponents left to play. >> enjoy it while we can. we still -- [indiscernible] >> feels good but we still have two tough games ahead of us. first place doesn't really mean anything right now. >> it's a good feeling to have everybody in the division chasing us. >> sunday's game in cleveland was a homecoming for defensive captain london fletcher. he grew up in the area. said the ride from the airport to the team hotel included passing through his old neighborhood. he had plenty of friends and family there to watch his first ever game in cleveland. however, the joy of the victory didn't last long. fletcher said several of his members of his family were harassed after the game. this is video of the incident that was posted on youtube last night. three of his cousins were arreste
friends, jack pinto. adults sobbed. he loved the new york giants. family and friends also gathered to say goodbye to noah pozner. his twin sister was at a nearby classroom at sandy hook elementary school but survived the shooting. police are trying to figure out why 20-year-old adam lanza burst into the school and started firing a high powered riverle. emotions are running high as this community begins to lay them all to rest. throughout newtown, there are memorials like this one for the victims and their families. this one is closest to the school. people from across the northeast are traveling here to pay their respects. mary drove three hours from massachusetts to bring teddy bears. she no longer feels her own children are safe. >> there's no way out. people ask us to not be pair foiled but how? >> reporter: there was no school today so some parents brought their children to a local recreation center to have fun. >> this is exactly what the kids need after such a terrible tragedy. >> reporter: crews are renovating an old school in a nearby town for students who sur vierved the s
timesaver traffic. back to the news desk and andrea. >> thanks, liz. >>> demonstrators marched over new york city's brooklyn bridge last night. they want tighter gun laws in the country. several hundred people are said to have participated in the march. carrying candles, they stopped in the middle ever the bridge to read the names of the children and adults killed at sandy hook elementary school in connecticut. the school shooting has prompted renewed debate about gun control. legislators and the nra stood their ground on sunday morning talk shows. jessica doyle is here with the latest. good morning, jess. >> good morning to you, andrea. of course good morning to everybody at home. we definitely are seeing the drumbeat for tougher gun controls getting louder in the wake of course of newtown. we saw that on the sunday morning talk shows yesterday. among many other places in the wake of this tragedy, but advocates for tougher laws are running head first into gun rights lawmakers as well as the national rifle association. that's not stopping lawmakers like senator dianne feinstein of california
're looking at amazon best seller list, they're looking at the "new york times" best seller list and they're looking for potential new authors too. we've found a couple of them. >> reporter: but only a tiny portion of self-published books do make it big mostly through word of mouth or the blogosphere rather than mainstream reviews. >> i get a lot of people sending me self-published books. it's tough. >> reporter: "time" magazine book critics lev grossman, himself a published awe thofer authorize, acknowledged that he pays more attention if a book comes from a traditional publisher. >> when i am looking at hundreds of thousands of self-published books by people i've never heard of, i just don't know what to do with a lot of them. >> reporter: but he dismisses the idea that publishers always produce better books. >> i often look at traditionally published books and think, how the hell did this get published? a lot of stuff gets published on both sides that probably shouldn't. >> reporter: still it seems that nothing trumps the will to publish. even in print. for those who still want a produ
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